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  • 2nd One Night Recorded for Online Viewing? Yes!

    2nd One Night Recorded for Online Viewing? Yes!

    A record-breaking $6 million was raised for Guy Laliberte’s One Drop Foundation from the World Water Day festivities that were highlighted with the spectacular one-night-only performance of “One Night for One Drop” at Mandalay Bay on Friday night. Cast members, technicians and backstage workers from all eight Cirque du Soleil shows on the Strip took […]

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  • Who are you in Cirque’s Cabinet of Curiosities?

    Who are you in Cirque’s Cabinet of Curiosities?

    Who are you in Cirque's Cabinet of Curiosities? On the official webpage for Cirque du Soleil's KURIOS: Cabinet of Curiosities one can take a quiz to find out. The results will give you the personalities of four different show characters, that of: Klara, Microcosmos, Nico or Kurios. Here's who they are!

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  • Cirque Looks Ahead to 3rd “One Night for One Drop”

    Cirque Looks Ahead to 3rd “One Night for One Drop”

    Robin Leach checks in on the 2nd One Night for One Drop event – via the Las Vegas Sun: Moments after the extraordinary Cirque du Soleil fundraising performance and gala “One Night for One Drop” at Mandalay Bay on Friday night, founder Guy Laliberte promised that there would be a third extravaganza next year. Before […]

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  • Cirque workshop creates once-in-a-lifetime experience

    Cirque workshop creates once-in-a-lifetime experience

    Some students left campus over Spring Break, but during that time, campus took a turn for the dramatic. Over the weekend, Purdue hosted the inaugural Midwest Cirque du Soleil Live Entertainment Workshop. Art-specific schools typically host such events, but Purdue was chosen from a pool of other locations across the Midwest, including those in larger […]

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  • Eight Cirque du Soleil Productions Became ONE to Celebrate World Water Day at Second Annual One Night for ONE DROP in Las Vegas

    Eight Cirque du Soleil Productions Became ONE to Celebrate World Water Day at Second Annual One Night for ONE DROP in Las Vegas

    “In 2014, there are still at least 780 million people around the world who do not have access to a safe and steady water supply,” said Laliberté. “It is one of our planet’s most urgent problems, but there are sustainable solutions to be had if we focus our efforts and our resources.” Highlights included a […]

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  • Cirque Riviera Mara Renderings

    Cirque Riviera Mara Renderings

    A few “new” renderings of Vidanta Theater at Riviera Mara, where Cirque du Soleil will be setting up a resident show, beginning November 2014. { SOURCE: Groupo Vidanta }

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  • CirqueClub /// “One Night for One Drop”

    CirqueClub /// “One Night for One Drop”

    On Friday, March 21st, all eight Cirque du Soleil shows on the Las Vegas Strip will go dark so employees can collaboratively participate and perform in One Night for ONE DROP. More than 18,000 volunteer hours have been used to create this one-time-only performance in the state-of-the-art Michael Jackson ONE Theatre. This awe-inspiring show allows […]

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  • Anthony Gatto: Master of Construction?

    Anthony Gatto: Master of Construction?

    Why did Anthony Gatto, the greatest juggler alive — and perhaps of all time — back away from his art to open a construction business? by Jason Fagone I feel like I should let you know what you’re in for. This is a long story about a juggler. It gets into some areas that matter […]

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  • “The Tech Behind Michael Jackson ONE”

    “The Tech Behind Michael Jackson ONE”

    Here at Fascination! we like to clue our readers in to interesting articles about Cirque du Soleil and its shows that appear in various printed, video, and online media. Recently we found one such article discussing the stage technology of Michael Jackson ONE. Unfortunately it requires the potential reader to subscribe to the online edition […]

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  • Cirque 2014 is: “KURIOS: Cabinet of Curiosities”

    Cirque 2014 is: “KURIOS: Cabinet of Curiosities”

    “Things are getting curious and curiouser at the Cirque du Soleil,” said the Montreal Gazette this morning, as Cirque du Soleil revealed the unusual moniker for its newest touring production today: KURIOS – the Cabinet of Curiosities, directed by Michel Laprise. Presented under the Big Top in Montréal’s Old Port starting April 24, the show […]

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  • “Quantity or Quality: A look at Cirque Facebook stats”

    “Quantity or Quality: A look at Cirque Facebook stats”

    For the last two months we featured an interview with Mr. Andrew Levey, Director of Customer Relationship Marketing for Cirque du Soleil, about Cirques efforts on social media. As part of our research homework, we wanted an idea of how often the various Cirque shows use social media, specifically Facebook. So we did what we […]

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  • “Amaluna on DVD – A Quick Peek”

    “Amaluna on DVD – A Quick Peek”

    UPC –- 8-43277-06686-3 Catalog — 516323 Video — 1.78:1 Wide screen Audio — English 2.0/5.1/DTS Run Time –- 1 hour 48 minutes Region –- 0/All Just as our January 2014 issue “headed to press” last month, I’d received via mail the package I had been waiting over a week for: my copy of the AMALUNA […]

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  • Robin Leach Has Q&A w/Atherton Twins

    Robin Leach Has Q&A w/Atherton Twins

    Twin gymnasts Andrew and Kevin Atherton are the newest addition to “Zarkana.” They perform as if they are one and swing out over the audience at high speed, each with just one strap wrapped around one shoulder. The audience is in a stunned silence of disbelief. The 38-year-old brothers, born within three minutes of each […]

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  • Mike Weatherford: “‘Zarkana’ fast, lively but lacks point of distinction”

    Mike Weatherford: “‘Zarkana’ fast, lively but lacks point of distinction”

    Mike Weatherford of the Las Vegas Review-Journal has seen the new ZARKANA… here are his thoughts! Without doubt, the new version is better than the middling one that landed at Aria in the fall of 2012, after its second summer at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. By then, “Zarkana” already had shed English-language songs […]

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  • Issue #122: MAR 2014 – Released!

    Issue #122: MAR 2014 – Released!

    The latest issue of Fascination! Newsletter is “on the news-stands” – get your copy today! WEB — http://www.cirquefascination.com RSS FEED — http://www.cirquefascination.com/?feed=rss2 TEXT FILE — http://www.cirquefascination.com/Issues/Issue122.txt

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